The table below looks at the statistics for VBA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VBA over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Rank 68 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing VBA 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.52% 0.28% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.94% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
VBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
320 461 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 55.27% 65.67% 65.37%
Number of salaries quoted 254 399 328
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

VBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VBA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VBA
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VBA across the Dorset region.

VBA Salary Trend in Dorset

VBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (60.00%) Wealth Management
4 6 (60.00%) VisualSVN
4 6 (60.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (60.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
4 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (60.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (10.00%) QlikView
6 1 (10.00%) Local Government
6 1 (10.00%) VBScript
6 1 (10.00%) HTML

VBA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing VBA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VBA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) DTS
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 6 (60.00%) VisualSVN
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Developer
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Database Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) ODBC
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle